Before becoming a solicitor, Gitana studied Russian Philology and also Management of Language Learning (MA) and had a successful career as a translator and interpreter working mainly for the police, courts and at international conferences. During over 10 years working in the legal sector in the UK, she acquired passion for law, completed the GDL and LPC with distinction and trained as a lawyer specialising in criminal defence and extradition, enabling her to use her languages. Gitana is fluent in Russian, Lithuanian, Georgian and English.
Gitana is an accredited Police Station Representative and has extensive experience representing clients at the police station, dealing with a vast range of offence from minor theft from shop to serious sexual offences or fraud. She enjoys dealing with all aspects of Criminal Law from advising her clients at the Police Stations and defending them passionately in the Magistrates’ Court.
Gitana is considered to be an expert Extradition solicitor by those who defend in Extradition, which is one of the most challenging and technically complex areas of Criminal Law.
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Education and Memberships
Consultant Criminal and Extradition Solicitor
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